The Music Library Association is the U.S. branch of the International Association of Music Libraries (IAML). Members of MLA may also join IAML and enjoy the benefits of membership in both associations.

Unlike MLA’s membership year that runs from July 1 until June 30, IAML operates on the calendar year. Membership or renewal for IAML for calendar year 2019 is currently open. You may join or renew your IAML membership at any time.  

Member Benefits

Members of IAML receive:

  • The quarterly international journal Fontes artis musicae
  • Voting privileges in international IAML elections
  • Discounted registration at IAML’s 2019 conference in Kraków, Poland (July 14-19)
  • Access to IAML’s online membership directory

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About MLA

The Music Library Association is the professional association for music libraries and librarianship in the United States. Founded in 1931, it has an international membership of librarians, musicians, scholars, educators, and members of the book and music trades. Complementing the Association’s national and international activities are eleven regional chapters that carry out its programs on the local level.